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O Christe, Wahrheit und Leben

O Christe, Wahrheit und Leben

Author: Michael Weisse
Published in 4 hymnals

Representative Text

1 O Christe, Wahrheit und Leben,
wir bitten, Du wollest uns geben,
Deinen Geist von oben
mit seinen heil'gen Gaben,
das Dein Wort rein hie auf Erden,
mög' verkündigt werden.

2 O gieb, das die Red' vorhanden,
recht erklärt werd' und verstanden,
laß es ihr gelingen,
und sie unser Herz durchdringen,
zu Lob und ehr' Deinem Namen,
darauf sprechen wir Amen.

Source: Evangelisch-Lutherisches Gesang-Buch: worin die gebräuchlichsten alten Kirchen-Lieder Dr. M.Lutheri und anderer reinen lehrer und zeugen Gottes, zur Befoederung der wahren ... (2. verm. Aus.) #215

Author: Michael Weisse

Michael Weiss was born at Neisse, in Silesia. He was a pastor among the Bohemian Brethren, and a contemporary with Luther. His hymns have received commendation. He died in 1540. --Annotations of the Hymnal, Charles Hutchins, M.A. 1872.… Go to person page >

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First Line: O Christe, Wahrheit und Leben
Author: Michael Weisse

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